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It may be something the sea lays at my feet

Carin Ellberg

2 October 2022–29 January 2023 / The surrounding marine landscape of The Nordic Watercolour Museum is a stupendous setting for Carin Ellberg’s art. Fine, coiling lines and soft nuances are typical of Ellberg’s watercolours. Here, they are shown next to the artist's sculptural objects.

Recent Acquisitions in the Museum Collection

During the period 2 October 2022–29 January 2023, we show an exhibition featuring works acquired over the past five years. The collection of The Nordic Watercolour Museum is dynamic and independent. As a whole, the collection reflects general tendencies in contemporary art but also art that stands apart in some way. Both famous and less famous artists are represented. The common denominator is watercolour techniques. Tradition goes hand in hand with experiment, and singularity is more important than similarity.

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Art work: Martha Ossowska Persson, Deliverance, 2018
Martha Ossowska Persson, Deliverance, 2018

The museum seen from the ocean in the winter. The sun is shining and there's with snow on the surrounding cliffs and on the roof

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